August 22, 2015
Delegation of 3 TMC MPs to visit FTII Pune on Aug 24
Trinamool Chairperson and West Bengal Chief Minister Ms Mamata Banerjee will send a delegation of three Trinamool MPs to Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune to express solidarity with students.
The National Spokesperson of Trinamool said that the delegation will consist of Abhishek Banerjee, Derek O’Brien and Satabdi Roy.
Earlier on August 21, 2015, Mamata Banerjee had expressed solidarity with the cause of students. She had tweeted, “The Central Govt must resolve the prevailing unrest situation at FTII, Pune. They must take students and teachers into confidence.”
“Political purpose should not stand in the way; institutions are above everything. Since I was associated with student movements in the past, I respect student movement. I support their genuine cause always,” she added.